American Registry TCPA Fax Class Action Settlement

A class action settlement was reached with American Registry LLC to resolve allegations that American Registry sent faxed advertisements to individuals or businesses without prior consent, in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). If you received a fax from American... Read More »

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Morning Sickness Drug Zofran Linked to Birth Defects

Zofran, generically known as ondansetron, is a popular anti-nausea medication. It is often prescribed to patients in order to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by surgery or by cancer treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation as well to treat morning sickness. Although... Read More »

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Lawsuits Continue Over Talcum Powder-Related Cancer

A growing body of research linking talcum powder to ovarian cancer has led to a recent volley of product liability lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson and other companies in the talc industry. Talc is a naturally-occurring mineral containing magnesium silicate. Its ability... Read More »

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Wright Hip Implant Lawsuit Removed to Federal Court

Wright Medical Technology Inc. filed to remove a wrongful death hip implant lawsuit from state court to federal court. The hip replacement lawsuit was originally filed in Illinois state court and alleged that Wright Medical Technology was responsible for manufacturing and selling... Read More »

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Asbestos Mesothelioma Lawsuit Awards $3.5M to Grieving Family

A Washington jury has awarded $3.5 million to the family of a former refinery worker who unknowingly placed his wife and children at risk for developing asbestos mesothelioma through secondary exposure. This is the largest state pay-out to a family exposed to... Read More »

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Benicar Side Effects Allegedly Caused Gastrointestinal Injuries

A recent Benicar lawsuit was filed in a Louisiana court against Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceuticals and Forest Laboratories, alleging the blood-pressure drug caused serious intestinal problems and other complications. Plaintiff Bernadette B. was first prescribed Benicar in May 2006 to treat her high... Read More »

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Research Shows Show Altace Stevens Johnson Syndrome Link

Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is one of the most severe drug allergic skin reactions a patient can have while taking a medication, resulting in severe skin scarring, blindness or death. Despite being an extremely rare reaction, an increasing amount of medications have been... Read More »

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Popular Birth Control Pills May Cause Pseudotumor Cerebri

Hormonal contraceptives like Yasmin and Yaz birth control pills have been linked to numerous serious side effects, including an increased risk of developing Pseudotumor Cerebri, also known as PTC. PTC is a condition that causes neurological issues and can mimic the effects of... Read More »

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Zithromax Side Effects to Include Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Zithromax has been associated with numerous cases of Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS), a severe and potentially fatal skin condition that causes the a person to burn from the inside out. Zithromax (or Z-Pak) is only prescribed as 3 or 5 day antibiotic treatments,... Read More »

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6 Plaintiffs from 5 States File Cymbalta Lawsuit Claiming ADS

Six plaintiffs filed a Cymbalta lawsuit in April, accusing drug manufacturer Eli Lilly (Lilly) of failing to warn consumers and the medical community of the extreme negative side effects that come when users attempt to stop using the popular antidepressant drug. Cymbalta... Read More »

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Study Suggests Clomid Causes Birth Defects

Many women use fertility drugs in order to encourage conception. However, some women who have used the fertility drug Clomid have allegedly given birth to babies with birth defects. Clomid birth defects have prompted many families to consider filing lawsuits against the drug manufacturer... Read More »

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